Yakima Sunfair Parade names Grand Marshal

Yakima Sunfair Parade

YAKIMA, Wash. — 60th Annual Sunfair Parade in Yakima presented by Yakima Federal has announced its Grand Marshal. On September 25 on Yakima Avenue, Deputy Mayor Holly Cousens will be honored. 

According to a press release, Cousens celebrated her last year as the parade’s board president and was chosen as Grand Marshal for her tireless work for the past eight years supporting the parade. 

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“I see Holly as a super volunteer who gives selflessly on a regular basis. It is this big heart that is so selfless that I feel makes her a great fit as this years’ Grand Marshal.” -John Walden, Sunfair Parade Board Member.

Parade Details:

  • Parade: September 25th and starts at 10 a.m.
  • Judging will be at the parade staging area from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  • Route: Starting at the corner of 16th and Yakima Ave. and winding its way down Yakima Ave to Naches Ave. 
  • The parade will be streamed live on Facebook from Yakima Federal Savings and Loan’s Facebook page: Facebook.com/YakFed
  • The parade will be streamed live in Spanish on Azteca TV Channel 32.1 KYPK and Spectrum cable channel 888.

Are you a Yakima business, school, or organization that wants to participate?

Parade organizers said, you can pick up an application at Yakima Federal Savings Loan, Ron’s Coins & Collectables, the Yakima Chamber of Commerce, or find one on the parade’s Facebook page Facebook.com/Yakimasunfairparade.

The deadline for entry is Midnight, Friday, September 17, 2021. Any additional questions you are asked to email: hollycousens@live.com